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How much do you really know about ocean plastics? Are you an expert already? Take this ocean plastics quiz to find out.

Ages 9+

10 minutes

Overview

Take this quiz to see how much you know about ocean plastics, and then try some of the other activities in the Ocean Plastics Academy at Home collection to deepen your understanding. You can either take the quiz online below or use the paper card version for family or classroom use (instructions below the embedded quiz).

Activity steps

For the paper version...

  1. Cut out the question and answer strips on the Ocean Plastics quiz cards.
  2. Fold each question and answer strip and glue together to make a card.
  3. Lay out all the cards on a table and take it in turns to choose a statement and decide whether it is true or false.
  4. Turn the card over to find the answer. If you get the answer right keep the card to keep score. If you get it wrong, put in a discard pile.
  5. Share your favourite fact to impress your friends. You could select a photo that represents your chosen fact or even a record a video of you reading it out loud. Make sure you tag @commonseas when posting, and please use the hashtag #SeaChampions. Thank you!
Further ideas

Become plastic literate by using the Ocean Plastics Academy resources in the classroom.

VIEW TEACHER RESOURCES

At home, you can use the collection of activities designed for both home and school learning.

VIEW AT HOME ACTIVITIES

Safety guidance
  • Use safety scissors to cut out the cards.
  • If you are posting work on social media, this should be done via a parent, guardian or school account for children under the age of 13. Children over the age of 13 should still be supervised by an adult. Check out the Thinkuknow website for more guidance on online safety.

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